Pennsylvania Nursing CEU License Renewal Package

  • Approved Nursing CE Provider per the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing.
  • Instant access to all courses, including our 28-hour Pennsylvania Renewal Bundle.
  • Includes Unlimited Access to All Courses.
  • 100% online. Certificates delivered instantly via email and available online.
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  • Approved Nursing CE Provider per the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing.
  • Instant access to all courses, including our 28-hour Pennsylvania Renewal Bundle.
  • Includes Unlimited Access to All Courses.
  • 100% online. Certificates delivered instantly via email and available online.
Enroll for $
  • Approved Nursing CE Provider per the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing.
  • Instant access to all courses, including our 28-hour Pennsylvania Renewal Bundle.
  • Includes Unlimited Access to All Courses.
  • 100% online. Certificates delivered instantly via email and available online.
Enroll for $

Your Pennsylvania Courses And Requirements

Pick your license type to see your license renewal requirements and our courses that satisfy those requirements. Your enrollment includes all state required courses.

Nursing CE Central has all the courses, for each license level, required by Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania

Requirements

RNs are required to complete 30 contact hours of Continuing Education every 2 years.

  • 2 of the 30 contact hours must be on child abuse recognition and reporting

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Pennsylvania Renewal Bundle
30.5 Contact Hours

Pennsylvania Renewal Bundle Course Outline

  1. Pennsylvania Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting
  2. Preventing Medical Errors
  3. Patient Education Strategies
  4. Nurse Burnout
  5. Bullying in Nursing
  6. Quality Improvement in Nursing
  7. Workplace Violence Against Nurses
  8. Telemetry Basics – Rhythm Recognition
  9. Heart Failure Updates
  10. Hypertension Updates
  11. GI Bleed: An Introduction
  12. Constipation Management and Treatment
  13. Spinal Cord Injury: Bowel and Bladder Management
  14. Pressure Injury Prevention, Staging and Treatment
  15. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (Wound Vac)
  16. Nutritional Interventions to Promote Wound Healing
  17. Ostomy Management
  18. Diabetes Management: Nursing Updates
  19. Hospice Vs. Palliative Care: Whats the difference?
  20. Navigating Difficult End of Life Conversations
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Pennsylvania Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting
2 Contact Hours

Pennsylvania Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting Course Outline

  1. Introduction 
  2. Current Patterns of Abuse 
  3. Child Welfare in the State of Pennsylvania 
    1. Definition of Child Abuse 
    2. Defining Child Abuse Types 
  4. Recognizing Indicators for Child Abuse 
  5. Components, Categories, and Exclusionary Criteria of Child Abuse 
    1. Exclusions of Child Abuse 
  6. Provision and Responsibilities for Reporting Suspected Child Abuse 
  7. Privileged/Confidential Communications 
  8. Human Trafficking 
  9. Substance Exposed Infants and Plans of Safe Care 
  10. Reporting Process
    1. Electronic Reporting 
    2. Reporting Procedures 
    3. Release of Confidential Information 
    4. Immunity from Liability 
    5. Protection from Employment Discrimination 
  11. Failure to Report & Penalties 
  12. Conclusion 
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Requirements

LPNs are required to complete 2 hours of child abuse recognition and reporting continuing education every 2 years.

Courses That Match Requirements

Contact Hours

Pennsylvania Renewal Bundle
30.5 Contact Hours

Pennsylvania Renewal Bundle Course Outline

  1. Pennsylvania Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting
  2. Preventing Medical Errors
  3. Patient Education Strategies
  4. Nurse Burnout
  5. Bullying in Nursing
  6. Quality Improvement in Nursing
  7. Workplace Violence Against Nurses
  8. Telemetry Basics – Rhythm Recognition
  9. Heart Failure Updates
  10. Hypertension Updates
  11. GI Bleed: An Introduction
  12. Constipation Management and Treatment
  13. Spinal Cord Injury: Bowel and Bladder Management
  14. Pressure Injury Prevention, Staging and Treatment
  15. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (Wound Vac)
  16. Nutritional Interventions to Promote Wound Healing
  17. Ostomy Management
  18. Diabetes Management: Nursing Updates
  19. Hospice Vs. Palliative Care: Whats the difference?
  20. Navigating Difficult End of Life Conversations
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Pennsylvania Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting
2 Contact Hours

Pennsylvania Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting Course Outline

  1. Introduction 
  2. Current Patterns of Abuse 
  3. Child Welfare in the State of Pennsylvania 
    1. Definition of Child Abuse 
    2. Defining Child Abuse Types 
  4. Recognizing Indicators for Child Abuse 
  5. Components, Categories, and Exclusionary Criteria of Child Abuse 
    1. Exclusions of Child Abuse 
  6. Provision and Responsibilities for Reporting Suspected Child Abuse 
  7. Privileged/Confidential Communications 
  8. Human Trafficking 
  9. Substance Exposed Infants and Plans of Safe Care 
  10. Reporting Process
    1. Electronic Reporting 
    2. Reporting Procedures 
    3. Release of Confidential Information 
    4. Immunity from Liability 
    5. Protection from Employment Discrimination 
  11. Failure to Report & Penalties 
  12. Conclusion 
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Requirements

CRNPs are required to complete 30 contact hours of continuing education every 2 years.

  • 2 of the 30 hours must be on child abuse recognition and reporting.
  • 2 of the 30 hours must be on pain management and identification of addiction.
  • 2 of the 30 hours must be in the practice of prescribing or dispensing opioids.
  • 16 of the 30 contact hours must be on pharmacology for those with prescriptive authority.

Courses That Match Requirements

Contact Hours

Tirzepatide for Type 2 Diabetes and Weight Management
1 Contact Hours

Tirzepatide for Type 2 Diabetes and Weight Management Course Outline

  1. Introduction
  2. Drug Classification
  3. Indications of Usage
  4. – Type 2 Diabetes
  5. – Weight Loss Management
  6. Side Effects and Contraindications
  7. Safe Prescribing
  8. Alternatives for Weight Loss Management
  9. Conclusion
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Controlled Substances
5 Contact Hours

Controlled Substances Course Outline

  1. Introduction
  2. Definition of Pain
  3. Types of Pain
    1. – Pain assessment
  4. Opioid Classifications and Drug Schedules
  5. Commonly Prescribed Opioids, Indications for Use, and Typical Side Effects
    1. –Hydrocodone
    2. – Oxycodone
    3. – Morphine
    4. – Fentanyl
    5. – Hydromorphone
    6. – Tramadol
    7. – Cannabis
  6. Opioid Use, the Opioid Epidemic, and Statistics
  7. Federal Regulations on Opioid Prescribing
  8. Safe Prescribing and Prescription Monitoring Program
  9. Preventing Opioid Use Disorder
  10. Treatment for Opioid Overdose
    1. – Naloxone
    2. – Methadone
    3. – Buprenorphine
    4. – Clonidine and Lofexidine
  11. Other Substance Use Disorders
  12. Drug Diversion
  13. Conclusion
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Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT)
2 Contact Hours

Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Course Outline

  1. Introduction 
  2. Overview of Addiction and Substance Abuse 
  3. Overview of MAT 
  4. Pharmacokinetics 
    1. – Buprenorphine 
    2. – Methadone 
    3. – Naltrexone 
  5. Nursing Considerations 
  6. Case Study 
  7. Conclusion 
  8. References
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Semaglutide and Type 2 Diabetes
2 Contact Hours

Semaglutide and Type 2 Diabetes Course Outline

  1. Diabetes Overview
  2. Types of Diabetes
  3. Diagnostic testing to confirm diabetes
  4. Lifestyle Interventions and the Diabetes Prevention Program
  5. Semaglutide (Ozempic)
  6. Antagonist/ Agonist GLP-1, ghrelin and leptin
  7. Semaglutide Overview
    1. – Effects
    2. – Side Effects
    3. – Contradictions
    4. – Black Box Warning
    5. – Treatment Guidelines
    6. – Costs
  8. Semaglutide, diabetes and gastroparesis
  9. Lifestyle behavior modification education
  10. Case study
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Pennsylvania Pain Management and Identification of Addiction
2 Contact Hours

Pennsylvania Pain Management and Identification of Addiction Course Outline

  1. Introduction 
  2. Pennsylvania Specific Laws Affecting Narcotic Prescriptions 
  3. Incidence and Prevalence of Substance Use Disorders 
  4. Types of Pain  
  5. Pain Assessment 
  6. Pain Management Care Plan 
  7. Pharmacokinetics of Pain Medications 
    1. Drug Classes 
    2. Uses 
    3. Mechanisms Of Action 
    4. Side Effects 
    5. Warnings 
  8. Patient Controlled Analgesia 
  9. Patient Education 
  10. Cultural Considerations and Complementary and Alternative Therapies Quick Review 
  11. Identification of Addiction Risk 
  12. Screening and Assessment Tools  
  13. Diagnostic Criteria for Substance Use Disorders 
  14. Treatment for Substance Use Disorders. 
    1. Psychosocial Therapy 
    2. Pharmacological Therapy for Detoxification and Abstinence 
    3. Crisis Intervention 
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Hypertensive Agents
2 Contact Hours

Hypertensive Agents Course Outline

  1. Introduction 
  2. Definitions 
  3. Medication Overview 
  4. Pharmacokinetics 
    1. Diuretics 
    2. Beta-blockers 
    3. Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors 
    4. Angiotensin II receptor blockers 
    5. Calcium Channel Blockers 
    6. Selective Alpha-1 Blockers 
    7. Alpha-2 Receptor Agonists 
    8. Vasodilators  
  5. Considerations for Prescribers 
  6. Upcoming Research 
  7. Conclusion 
  8. Final Reflection Questions
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Migraine Management
2 Contact Hours

Migraine Management Course Outline

  1. Introduction 
  2. Definition 
  3. Migraine Medications 
  4. Clinical Criteria for Prescribing 
  5. Pharmacokinetics  
  6. Warnings Related to Migraine Medications 
  7. Alternatives to Migraine Medications 
  8. Nursing Considerations 
  9. Upcoming Research 
  10. Conclusion
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Asthma Treatment and Monitoring
2 Contact Hours

Asthma Treatment and Monitoring Course Outline

  1. Introduction
  2. Defining Asthma
  3. Defining Asthma Medications
  4. Inhaled Corticosteroids Pharmacokinetics
  5. Oral Corticosteroids Pharmacokinetics
  6. Short-Acting Beta Agonists (SABA) Pharmacokinetics
  7. Long-Acting Beta Agonists (LABA) Pharmacokinetics
  8. Long-Acting Muscarinic Antagonists (LAMA) Pharmacokinetics
  9. Adenosine Receptor Antagonists Pharmacokinetics
  10. Leukotriene Modifiers Pharmacokinetics
  11. Mast Cell Stabilizer Pharmacokinetics
  12. Monoclonal Antibody Pharmacokinetics
  13. Nursing Considerations
  14. Upcoming Research
  15. Conclusion
  16. Case Study
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Very convenient and well put together bundle, which allowed me to complete all CEU's in one sitting! The bundle provided a perfect blend of new educational topics with a great updated nursing head to toe review of systems skill set.

Date of experience: June 13, 2024 - written by Angela Dawson

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It was a Great review of my nursing profession. I was able to read and enjoy without the stress of test taking.

Date of experience: June 12, 2024 - written by Cherlynn Guy

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The information was very informative and concise and will help me practice much better as a nurse.

Date of experience: June 12, 2024 - written by Kimberly Versaw

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